(reversible)

Level
Cleric 1
Casting Time
Full-round action
Components
V, S, DF

Bane counters and dispels bless, and vice versa.

Scaling

This spell improves with higher caster level, in the following ways.

Bless

Type
Emotion
Range/Targets
All allies (or one ally) within 50 ft.
Duration
Short buff
Saving Throw
None
Spell Resistance
Yes (harmless)

Bless fills your allies with courage. Each ally gains a +1 morale bonus on attack rolls and on saving throws against fear effects. (This also improves affected creatures’ morale checks? by +1.)

You may instead cast this spell upon a single ally. The ally gains the above benefits, as well as temporary hit points equal to 1d8 + caster level (to a maximum of 1d8+10 temporary hit points at caster level 10th).

Bane

Type
Emotion, Fear
Range/Targets
All enemies (or one enemy) within 50 ft.
Duration
Short buff
Saving Throw
Will negates
Spell Resistance
Yes

Bane fills your enemies with fear and doubt. Each enemy takes a −2 penalty on attack rolls and a −2 penalty on saving throws against fear effects. (This also worsens affected creatures’ morale checks? by −2.)

You may instead cast this spell upon a single enemy. That creature takes double the listed penalties (−4 on attack rolls, saves against fear, and morale checks).

Category: Spells
Main/

Bless/Bane